Schedule July 2-15, 2017

Day 1 - Sunday, July 2

1:00 p.m.

Arrive UCSD campus - check in at Tioga Residential Hall on Muir Campus

1:30 p.m.

Icebreakers,Earth Systems, lecture,advocacy, campus tour

5:00 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:00 p.m.

Program Intro., science and change, leadership, presentation skills, Jouirnal and BlOG

8:30 p.m.

Team building and residential hall activities

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 2 - Monday, July 3

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.

SIO Introduction: lab tour, pier tour

12:30 p.m.

Lunch at SIO

1:30 p.m.   

Birch Aquarium - sound bites

3:00 p.m

Back to UCSD Residential Hall, Presentation Skills - Part 1

5:00 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

7:30 p.m.

Evening Program: Presentation Skills - Part 2
Social Change Model/Journal and BLOG

9:00 p.m. 

Residential Hall Activities

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 3 - Tuesday, July 4

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.   

SIO Campus: Session 2 - Ecosystem lecture/data analysis

and statistics introduction, research group introduction

12:30 p.m.  

Lunch at SIO

1:15 p.m.  

Afternoon at the beach (sun and surf)

5:45 p.m.   

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:45 p.m. 

Social Change Model, advocacy in the movies/Journal and BLOG

8:30 p.m.

Watch fireworks from the Scripps Pier

9:30 p.m. 

Residential Hall Activities

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 4 - Wednesday, July 5

8:00 a.m.  

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.   

Water quality and data collection, SIO Pier9:00 a.m. 

12:00 p.m.   

Lunch at SIO

1:00 p.m.  

Scripps wet lab/data analysis/microscope work

5:30 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:30 p.m.

How to write an issue paper, individual reflection, Journal and BLOG

8:30 p.m. 

Residential Hall Activities

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 4 - Thursday, July 6

8:00 a.m. 

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.     

SIO research data analysis

12:00 p.m.

Lunch at SIO

1:00 p.m.      

Science presentation preparation

3:30 p.m.  

Group presentations on what the research data means

5:00 p.m.

UC San Diego Bookstore

5:30 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:30 p.m.

Congress 101/Trust Circle/Journaland BLOG

9:00 p.m.   

Residential Hall Activities

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 5 - Friday, July 7

7:30 a.m. 

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.

Science and Policy/completion of group issue paper

12:00 p.m. 

Lunch at SIO (group photo in front of Scripps Pier)

1:00 p.m.     

Prepare for Washington, DC: Lobby 101, writing individual issue papers

5:30 p.m.  

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:30 p.m.    

Social Change group values, Journal and BLOG

9:00 p.m.     

Residential Hall Activities

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 6 - Saturday, July 8

4:45 a.m.        

Load vans and depart for San Diego Airport

7:00 a.m.

Southwest Airlines flight to Washington Regan Airport

5:00 p.m.    

Arrive Washington, DC - transfer to hotel

5:45 p.m.

Check into hotel - Courtyard Marriott

6:30 p.m. 

Dinner near hotel

8:00 p.m.

Climate of DC/CCL Lobby201, journal and BLOG

9:00 p.m. 

Hotel Activities

11:00 p.m.  

Lights out

Day 7 - Sunday, July 9

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

8:30 a.m. 

Depart for the National Zoo - Explore the zoo sound bites

12:00 p.m. 

Lunch near the Zoo

1:00 p.m.

Congressional message completion andpresentation practice

5:00 p.m.

Dinner at Union Station

7:30 pm.

Night time Monument Trolley Tour, journal and BLOG, back at the hotel

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 8 - Monday, July 10

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

9:00 a.m.

Morning Instruction: CCL role play mock meetings

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

12:45 p.m.

Continue meeting skills with CCL representative or tour of George Washington University

5:00 p.m.

Dinner near hotel

6:30 p.m.

Completion of Personal IssuePapers/Journal and BLOG

8:30 p.m.

Hotel Activities

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 9 - Tuesday, July 11

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

8:00 a.m.

Behind-the-scenes tour at Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

12:45 p.m.

Lunch on way back to the hotel

2:30 p.m.   

Review and finalizeissue papers/Meeting role play

5:00 p.m

Dinner near hotel

6:30 p.m.

Leadership in the movies, journal and BLOG

9:00 p.m. 

Hotel Activities

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 10 - Wedneday, July 12

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

8:30 a.m.

Capitol Hill/morning congressional meetings with legislators

12:00 p.m.

Lunch in Dirksen or Longworth Cafeteria

1:00 p.m.

Congressional meetings continue

2:30 p.m.

Visit House Gallery

5:30 p.m.

Dinner near hotel

7:00 p.m.

My future, commitments, change, promise cards, Journal and BLOG

8:30 pm.

Hotel Activities

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 11 - Thursday, July 13

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

8:00 a.m.

Congressional committee meetings

12:00 p.m.

Lunch in Dirksen or Longworth Cafeteria

1:00 p.m.   

Congressional meetings

3:00 p.m

How to Sustain Relationships - draft an email thank you and letter

5:30 p.m.

Dinner near hotel

6:30 p.m. 

Evening Program in hotel - the week in review, journaland BLOG

8:30 p.m.      

Hotel Activities

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 12 - Friday, July 14

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast near hotel

9:00 a.m.

Capitol Tour

11:30 a.m.

Environmental Protection Agency Tour

1:00 p.m.

Lunch near EPA

3:00 p.m.   

Preparation of individual presentations

5:30 p.m

Dinner near hotel

7:30 p.m. 

Final individual presentations, closing ceremony/Appreciation Circle/Journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 13 - Saturday, July 15

7:00 a.m.

Transfer to airport for flights home